About Us

Our Mission Statement

“We strive to bring new technology and ideas together and design custom low voltage electronics systems that are state-of-the-art, but simple to operate.”

Our Secret

Advanced ESI has surpassed the standard for a simplistic approach towards customized, sophisticated electronic integration solutions. In an effort to provide our clients with the latest innovative technologies while maximizing their project budget, we take the time to fully understand their individual needs and to develop a close relationship with them. We want to see things from their point of view enabling us to create an enhanced and engaging environment by utilizing the very best products and services coupled with our unparalleled expertise in the industry.

Our Management Team

The proprietors of Advanced ESI are seasoned veterans of the Audio, Video, Communications, and Life-Safety business, possessing a combined 100 years of proven experience. With their hands-on approach, they are very much involved with every project.

Our Technical Design Consultants

Our certified technical design consultants are always available to meet with you, along with your architect, engineer, or designer, to discuss how we can turn your project into reality. We have the only dedicated Design Team in the area. Our Design Team includes experts in Lighting, Lighting Control, Structured Cabling, Networking, Home Automation, Shade solutions, Audio/Video, and Security systems. Our Design team often works with the area’s most prestigious Architects to fully design home lighting, technology, and control systems integrated into the construction specifications and drawings facilitating the implementation process with the selected Builder.

Our Design team includes AutoCad-trained professionals and a full complement of Color plotters for generating to-scale construction drawings which focus on the technology content, placement of devices, aesthetics, equipment layout and locations, power requirements, lighting locations, controls and interfaces, and wiring considerations.

Our Installation Team

Our installation team is second to none! Advanced ESI has the area’s largest workforce numbering nearly 80 employees total, you can take comfort in knowing your installation, whether that be in your home or place of business, will be handled with superior “white glove” service, by a group of the most-experienced craftsmen in the industry. This team has been responsible for implementing the area’s most demanding systems in some of the most complex and sophisticated facilities.

Our Certifications

Advanced ESI employs professionals who hold certifications in the following areas:

  • AMX Certified
  • Cisco Certified Network Analyst (CCNA)
  • AutoCAD Certified
  • CEDIA Certified
  • Control 4 Certified
  • Crestron Certified; Controls/Lighting Control/Shades/Programming/Digital Media
  • Kaleidescape Certified
  • Lutron Certified; Lighting Control/Shades
  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
  • Mobotix Certified
  • Panasonic KX-TDx series Digital Hybrid IP-PBX Installation & Programming
  • Savant Systems Certified
  • URC Certified

Our Industry Associations*

* AIA (American Institute of Architects) Allied Partner

* ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) Industry Partner

* ASIS (American Society for Industrial Security)

* CBIA (Collier County Building Industry Association)

* CEDIA (Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association)

* DEMA (Domestic Estate Managers Association)

* LBIA (Lee County Building Association)

* NAHB (National Association of Home Builders)

 

WORKING WITH US

Working Together at all Phases of Construction

Advanced ESI can work with you at any stage of your building or remodeling project–even after you’ve finished decorating.

Wherever you are on your project timeline, Advanced ESI is ready to help. The best time to call is in the early stages, since all options are open then and we can do absolutely anything. As the project progresses, there are some limits on what can be done, but it’s never too late for us to incorporate great audio and video into the decor of your home. Here is a general guide to what we can do at different stages of construction.

Planning and Design This is the ideal time to begin working with us. If you don’t have blueprints yet, you might find we have ideas that could influence your plans. If you have your blueprints, we can plan the perfect system for any part of your home. Anything is possible!

Beginning Construction This is still an excellent time to begin working with us. Don’t wait too long, though. It’s best when we can begin work right after the electricians, so we’d like to complete our planning with you before that stage. That keeps all your options open, and ensures that we can accomplish all your home entertainment objectives.

Pre-Wire Phase This is the time for us to begin our installation work. It’s best for the planning to have already been completed. If it hasn’t been, and you’re just bringing us in, we’ll move as quickly as we can so you’ll have as many options as possible.

Drywall Phase By this phase there are some limits on what we can do, but we can still work with existing rooms. Stud placements are fixed, and it is harder to run certain wires. It is still better to involve us here than at a later stage, since it is easier to patch drywall when cuts are required.

Post-Construction Depending on the construction of your home, there will be some limits now on what can be done without major work. Even so, we have found that there are great options for almost any home even after construction is completed. There may be some limits, but anything we can do will still come out looking and sounding great!

Completely Decorated Even after you’ve finished decorating it’s not too late for us to do a complete system installation customized to your home’s new look. We’ll come in, do the work, clean up, and it will look like we were never there. The only difference is that you’ll have incredible sound and video in that same decor.

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